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Mate Precision Tooling Introduces the New MXC(TM) Tooling System

Mate Precision Tooling Introduces the New MXC(TM) Tooling System

Anoka, Minnesota: Mate leads the punch press tooling industry with another tooling first - the new MXC(TM) tooling system. Designed for all thick turret punch press brands and models, the MXC system provides extra long life and tooling interchangeability benefits. With MXC tooling, Mate now becomes the premiere alternative source for all thick turret tooling needs, reports Andy Spence-Parsons,...

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Parker Announces Switch to Chromium-6 Free Plating for Metal Products, Resulting in a Technically Superior Plating that is More Environmentally Friendly

Parker Announces Switch to Chromium-6 Free Plating for Metal Products, Resulting in a Technically Superior Plating that is More Environmentally Friendly

WICKLIFFE, Ohio, July 24, 2006 - The Hose Products Division of Parker Hannifin today announced that it will be changing its plating to a process that no longer uses hexavalent chromium (Cr6), a substance that has been deemed environmentally hazardous. In its ongoing efforts to produce more environmentally friendly products and comply with EU restrictions on the use of hexavalent chromium in...

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Piper Plastics Manufactures Microprocessor Test Sockets Using a Ceramic-Filled Victrex-® Peek-® Polymer

Greenville, SC (July 18, 2006) The Semiconductor industry's demand for smaller, tight tolerance IC packages that operate at higher frequencies is making it increasingly difficult for traditional materials previously used for test socket applications. New, high performance test socket components made from a ceramic-filled VICTREXÂ-® PEEK polymer are available from Piper Plastics Inc., a...

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NUM's Solutions for Grinding Have User-Friendly Graphical and Conversational Programming (W082)

Exhibiting at IMTS 2006 in Chicago, Sept. 6 to 13, Booth D-3232 Chicago, July 31, 2006 NUM offers a family of cost-effective control systems well suited to address all aspects of cylindrical and surface grinding. Configured with a state-of-the-art CNC, motors/drives, and very user-friendly software, these off the shelf solutions can be used in new machines or to retrofit existing machines. The...

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Bead Blasting Service handles various part sizes and media.

Available with masking as needed, blasting service helps improve parts of various materials by removing thin coatings, preparing surfaces to receive coatings, and removing burrs. It can also be used to achieve desired surface roughness or texture. Parts from Â-½-44 in. long can be individually or batch-blasted on one or all surfaces using media such as glass beads, from very fine to course;...

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VMC suits mixed volume, short run/high volume applications.

VMC suits mixed volume, short run/high volume applications.

With work envelope of 30 x 15.98 x 20 in. and table work surface of 36.02 x 14.17 in., D 760 vertical machining center offers rapid traverse rates of 1,181 imp (X- and K-axis) and 787 imp (Z-axis) mean accelerated machine cycle times. Automatic tool changer with bi-directional selection mode offers 22-tool capacity, and 5.5 sec station-to-station index time. Poly-V belt-driven heavy-duty...

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DVS: Next Generation of OEM Products

DVS: Next Generation of OEM Products

At NAB 2006 DVS Digital Video Systems GmbH will exhibit the OEM boards in their latest product versions. Customers will benefit from additional features. Hanover. DVS has been successful in the OEM business since 1995. Industry's major players such as Autodesk, FilmLight and SGI employ DVS OEM boards (Original Equipment Manufacturer) in a number of their products. DVS will show the latest...

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KMF Metals Announces Polishing Capabilities to 20,000 lb

KMF Metals Inc, of Oak Creek WI, has now added capabilities for polishing parts weighing up to 20,000 lbs. Work of this size is handled through an overheard crane system installed in the workshop. This allows KMF to polish metal parts up to 20,000 lbs. It also simplifies the polishing of parts which are large in size and often difficult to maneuver. Mark Falvey, Vice President of KMF Metals,...

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AdvantaPure Highlights Expanded Silicone Molding Capabilities at Interphex

AdvantaPure Highlights Expanded Silicone Molding Capabilities at Interphex

Disposable components for aseptic applications Southampton, PA - Sanitary tubing and hose manufacturer AdvantaPure exhibited at the recent Interphex trade show in New York City and focused on its silicone molding capabilities, which have been expanded to include disposable filling assemblies, components such as stoppers and sealers, and molded silicone fittings on tubing and hose. All of the...

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Circuit Material is offered in high-fill/flow version.

Designed for performance-sensitive, multilayer PCBs, RO4450B(TM)-dx Bondply is formulated to fill high-density designs while offering thin dielectric spacing. This glass-reinforced hydrocarbon/ceramic thermoset bondply provides users with low-loss material that can be fabricated using standard epoxy/glass (FR4) processes. Offered as high fill/flow version, prepreg is compatible in multilayer...

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